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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Of, relating to, or occurring in the evening.

Usage examples (11)
  • Adjective : vespertine stillness
  • The Halictidae is one of the four bee families that contains some species that are crepuscular; these halictids are active only at dusk or in the early evening, and therefore...
  • Entires armies were destroyed as they rested, for the evening was when the vespertine enemy was most cruel.
  • Whether they are matinal or vespertine, crepuscular animals are responding primarily to selection pressure. for more
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